28 Aug 2016
Hyderabad: Lauding PV Sindhu and Sakshi Malik for winning medals at the Rio Olympic Games, cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar on Sunday said it is the beginning of a wonderful journey for the duo.
27 Aug 2016
New Delhi: The first female gymnast to qualify the quadrennial event in Rio Olympics, Dipa Karmakar, expressed gratitude to Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the announcement of setting up of Task Force for effective participation of Indian sports persons in the next three Olympic Games in 2020, 2024 and 2028 respectively. She has also expressed hope that sportspersons will make India proud by getting more medals in next Olympics games.
28 Apr 2015
Srinagar: A Spice Jet flight with over 180 people on board suffered a bird hit while landing at the international airport here this morning, but no one was injured.
26 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Indian rower Dattu Bhokanal yesterday qualified for the Rio Olympics after winning a silver in the finals of men's single sculls at the 2016 FISA Asian and Oceania Olympic Qualification Regatta at Chung-ju in South Korea.
24 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Bollywood superstar Salman Khan was yesterday unveiled as the goodwill ambassador of the Indian contingent for the Rio Olympics to be held later this year.
23 Aug 2016
Hyderabad: Overwhelmed by the warm reception that greeted her for the historic silver-winning Olympic campaign, ace Indian shuttler PV Sindhu today said it was a combination of her own sacrifices and god's will that propelled her to the podium in the Rio Games.
21 Aug 2016
Rio de Janeiro: Saving India from what could have been possibly the most disastrous Olympics performance since 1992, three women athletes rose to the occasion and gave their countrymen reasons to feel proud and memories to cherish.
21 Aug 2016
Rio De Janeiro: In Brazil it will be the Olympic moment everyone remembers. Not Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt, not American swimmer Michael Phelps, not even Thiago Braz da Silva falling from the night sky as Brazil's surprise pole vault champion.
20 Aug 2016
Rio de Janeiro: Usain Bolt on Friday led Jamaica to the men's 4x100 metres relay gold medal at the Rio Olympics.
30 Jun 2016
Washington: World number two Jordan Spieth remains uncertain if he will compete in the Rio Olympics when golf returns to the Games lineup for the first time in 112 years.